Institut Pasteur de Guinée

The Institut Pasteur de Guinée, created in September 2015 and officially opened on October 22, 2018, is an autonomous Guinean public institution placed under the supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in collaboration with the Ministries of Health, Livestock and the environment as part of the “One Health” concept.

The Institut Pasteur de Guinée focuses mainly on teaching, diagnostic and research activities. For this, in collaboration with the Gamal Abdel Nasser University in Conakry and the Pasteur Laboratory, a study center has been created within the University.

Among others, the objective of the Institut Pasteur de Guinée is to contribute as quickly as possible to strengthening local capacities to respond to emerging diseases, in particular haemorrhagic fevers and other zoonoses.